AWACs

Japan scrambles jets after China allegedly flies drone

Japan lodged a "strong protest", after accusing China of "unilaterally escalating" tensions.

May 19, 2017, 11:07 AM IST

Japan scrambles jets over China drone flight near disputed islets

Japan scrambled fighter jets on after four Chinese coastguard vessels entered in its territorial waters.

May 19, 2017, 09:49 AM IST
India to make six more AWACS on Airbus platform

India to make six more AWACS on Airbus platform

India will build six more next-generation Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AWACS) on the Airbus platform to enhance surveillance and detection with longer range and complete view, a top official said on Sunday.

Feb 12, 2017, 18:28 PM IST

Pak inducts China-built Eagle AWACS into air force

Pakistan air force on Thursday inducted the advanced China-built Karakoram Eagle AWACS aircraft, capable of detecting hostile aerial and sea surface targets far before ground-based radars regardless of their height.

Feb 26, 2015, 23:54 PM IST

`Iron Fist`: Prez, PM to witness IAF`s day-night demo in Pokhran

President Pranab Mukherjee, PM Manmohan Singh and Defence Minister AK Antony will witness operational capabilities of Indian Air Force in day-night demonstration `Iron Fist` in Pokhran, Rajasthan.

Feb 21, 2013, 18:37 PM IST

‘India planning to procure two more AWACS for IAF’

India is planning to procure two more Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AWACS) for the Indian Air Force, Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.

Dec 17, 2012, 21:16 PM IST

India planning to develop its own AWAC system

India is planning to develop indigenous Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AWACS) aimed at boosting its air defence capabilities.

Jun 19, 2012, 17:39 PM IST

Chinese AWACS will revolutionise air defence: Pak Air Chief

Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman, currently on a
visit to China, said that his force
has plans to induct four Shaanxi ZDK-03 AWACS aircraft in its
inventory.

Nov 21, 2010, 15:29 PM IST

India receives second AWACS, to be deployed in Agra

India on Thursday received the second
of the three contracted Israeli-made Phalcon Airborne Early
Warning and Control System at the Jamnagar air base.

Mar 25, 2010, 23:52 PM IST

India to get second AWACS on Thursday

India will receive another
Israeli-made Phalcon Airborne Early Warning and Control System
(AWACS) on Thursday, giving it the second `eye in the sky` for
enhanced surveillance that would virtually cover the entire
nation.

Mar 23, 2010, 18:23 PM IST

India`s second AWACS eye-in-the-sky to arrive in March

The IAF will get its second Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS), called the eye-in-the-sky, in March providing a dramatic boost to its capability to see beyond enemy lines and to detect incoming airborne threats.

Jan 17, 2010, 13:33 PM IST

Pak formally inducts airborne early warning aircraft

Pakistan has formally inducted its first airborne warning and control system aircraft as the Air Force chief unveiled plans for future acquisitions.

Dec 29, 2009, 17:53 PM IST

Pak to get 3 more AWACS next year

Pakistan is set to receive three more Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AWACS) in 2010, the country’s Defence Ministry has announced.

Dec 14, 2009, 12:03 PM IST

AWACS inducted into PAF for the first time

Pak becomes 2nd country in region after India to have inducted the sophisticated surveillance aircraft, Airborne Warning and Control System in its Air Force.

Dec 09, 2009, 14:41 PM IST

IAF to display AWACS for the first time during Air Force Day

For the first time, the Indian
Air Force will put its newly inducted Israeli-made Phalcon Airborne Early Warning and Control System on display during the Air Force Day parade on October 8.

Sep 25, 2009, 18:01 PM IST

Pak to induct 4 airborne refullers to fight Taliban: PAF

Pakistan Air Force plans to
induct four airborne refullers, "an absolute new capability"
creating "the right kind of deterrence" against the militants,
the PAF chief has said.

Aug 11, 2009, 22:16 PM IST